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well served. >> president obama thanked all the men and women in uniform today. and the white house released this picture of the president making calls to ten servicemens to thank them. >>> several astronauts were at the international space station, but they had plenty to eat. it included thermo stabilized yams and freeze-dried green beans. those on board the international space station are like their second family. >> we are happy to be here orbiting above the earth. if we cannot be home with your families, this is the next best place to be. >> the food can be rather difficult to eat in space. they cut a little x in the food so it doesn't go flying out of the container. >> well better to be paranoid than wrong. referring to the launch of a private space program. the falcon nine rocket. it was the second time in three days the launch had been called off. the rocket has had several technical issues this year. the company space x will try to launch the communication satellite again friday. >>> well so much for a spectacular show in the sky this weekend. that comment that was expected
is time well served. >> president obama thanked all the men and women in uniform in his weekly address today. and the white house released this picture of the president making calls to service members to personally wish them a happy thanksgiving. >> we had to be grateful for the great weather. >> we're going to be thankful to own a jacket, because we will know that. we have some major changes, surely hope you a happy thanksgiving. let's head outdoors because take a look at this. this is earlier today, sneaker ways pounding on shore. waves up to 8 and 10 feet off the coast locally. i did post some advisers off the coast all the way to monterey bay. but they could be dangerous, all be it beautiful. that advisory allowed to expire. off side, very calm at this hour. because we don't have a breeze to speak of. temperature wise, dipping into the 40s east of the bay. to the north. santa rosa is at 30 degrees. today's highs all the way up to 70 degrees and santa rosa, san rafael, and throughout the trivalley and in fair field. it was 68 degrees in san jose, which is good four degrees abosser
in this. >> and california is now one of seven states that have said to president obama, thanks but no thanks, we're not going to extend the cancelled policies. are you seeing any kind of pattern as to how states are making these zegs? >> absolutely. the states like california that said, no thanks, are the states that support the affordable care act primarily with democratic governors and they feel that they have their own exchanges that are going well. it's the states like florida. other states where they're opposing obama care and there's maybe a sense that they want to created a little more confusion and have more people in the marketplace in those states that don't have insurance and don't know where to turn in the hopes, perhaps, of undermining the whole law so california is not in that situation but there are other states that are. >> let's take a look now at a local issue affecting a lot of people. the whole b.a.r.t. situation is so confusing because b.a.r.t.'s board approved a contract but not the whole thing. >> not the whole thing. they don't want the pay for this six
, football, and community service. a day of thanks in america and across the world. president obama also weighed in. here is danielle lee. >>> the colorful floats and high flying balloons of the macy's thanksgiving day parade helped millions of americans start the holiday in spirit. families were loading their plates with turkey, stuffing, and potatoes and giving thanks for time together. today, it was also an opportunity to serve. the homeless were treated to a bit of luxury. >> there is a bit of a science to giving 900 meals out to people in need before the day is out. the best part it right noo here. just take a look at these turkeys. >> andrew jones is relies on the nonprofit to feed his family on the holiday. >> we're living on disability, we're robbing peter to pay paul. so to get a meal for four is unbelievable. >>> in afghanistan, troops enjoyed some of the comforts of home. >> reporter: this a special address, president obama thanks them for their sacrifice. they're shelves lines stores that opened ahead of black friday for shoppers eager for those deals. these shoppers were all
. [ laughter ] >> president obama thanked all the men and women in uniform in his weekly radio address. the white house released this picture of the president making calls to 10 servicemembers to personally wish them a happy thanksgiving. >>> dozens of bay area volunteers spent the day today packing food for the san francisco and marin county food banks. more than 32,000 families will be able to prepare a thanksgiving meal in their own homes thanks to the generosity of donors and volunteers. many are grateful for the chance to give back to the larger community. >> it gives me pleasure to help out. in the past, you know, i was in a similar situation so it's good to give back and i encourage people that are doing well in life to help out for those who are struggling. >> the san francisco and marin county food banks are looking for volunteers to pack and sort goods this holiday season. and throughout the year. you can donate at any whole foods market. we have also posted more information on how you can help online on our website, kpix.com/food. >>> i want to know what is going on. >> why
to find a parking space. debbie obamas thanks stay strong out there mike. >>anny: a lot of shoppers are not happy black friday has morphed into black thursday. they are lashing out at major retailers online and threatening to boycott stores that opened early on thanksgiving. and an "i pledge to not shop on thanksgiving" badge is circulating on facebook. it has been shared more than 950-thousand times as of wednesday. this year the holiday shopping season is cut six days shorter than usual because thanksgiving falls later on the calendar. and many retailers fear sales could be flat. >>:"i look down and my skirt is on fire. and i freak out." thankful to be home this thanksgiving. sasha fleischman is back with family after spending weeks in the hospital recovering from second and third -degree burns. it happened when the skirt sasha was wearing was set on fire while on an a-c transit bus. sasha is gender neutral. sasha spoke publicly yesterday for the first time since the incident. kron-4's justine waldman learned he is not only brave, but his resolve is even more admirable. manages to
crack cocaine, toronto mayor rob ford has a higher job approval rating than president obama. all thanks to the commander in chief's disastrous obamacare website rollout. a new poll shows ford still has a secure 42% approval rating among toronto voters even after his drug scandal - topping obama's approval rating of 41%. 52% of americans say they disapprove obama's job performance >> after nine weeks of falling gas prices, the average u-s price of a gallon of gasoline is up 3 cents over the past two weeks. the lundberg survey of fuel prices released sunday says the national average price of a gallon of regular is $3.28. in california the average price is 3.56 and a look at bay area gas prices. in oakland a regular gllon of gas is 3.56 down in san jose 3.53 and right here in san francisco it is a little more expensive with a gallon of gas costing 3.67. >> coming up on on the kron4 morning news. a candlelight vigil was held for a victim who was gunned down in san jose park over the weekend. what the victim's family chose not to attend. >> a santa rosa team is in the hospital after being fo
diversity and tolerance. >> thank you, president obama is waking up on the west coast this morning amid a fundraising swing to include several stops in the bay area arriving at seattle to the international airport. president obama attended two democratic fundraisers greeted by demonstrators protesting the keystone xl pipeline. protesters were at the san franciscoy club where he will visit this afternoon voicing opposition to the use of drones. he will arrive in san francisco this morning and hold a rally at the row creation center in chinatown to discuss immigration reformal. then he will head to a fundraiser at the home in pacific heights and then take off for los angeles. the visit comes amid record level approval rating with 56 percent of members disapprove of his performance an all-time high. 41 percent approve. it is probably due to the n.s.a. surveillance video scandal and the botched obamacare rollout. >> mileses scott will not be around to see the president. the obama administration wanted the president to meet up with batkid during the bay area visit but the scheduling didn't w
cleared for release. >> "the washington post" said president obama personally thanked troops on thanksgiving. he called ten american members from the oval office yesterday. the president thanked them for service and wished their families a happy thanksgiving. the president and his family enjoyed a turkey dinner with pies. >> amtrak's inner city trains were gaining popularity. they are investigating the shorter groups. they like leaving cars at home and relaxing in the lounge instead of getting stuck in traffic. >> broncos head coach john fox is returning to work monday. he had open heart surgery weeks ago. they had a matchup against the titans december 8th. >> dramatic video. a crane collapsed in brazil. this accident happened on wednesday. two workers died. it destroyed part of a soccer stadium in sao paulo. they are rushing to finish work before the start of the world cup in june. >>> high pressure now building in overhead. a lot of sunshine coming our way a little chilly to start if you are headed out the door this morning on black friday but lots of
through a broker act or insurance company for now. >>> president barack obama has elected this year's national thanks giving turkey and it was a choice between popcorn and caramel. >> we can officially declare popcorn is a winner -- proofing that even a turkey with a funny name can find a place in politics. >> i have no beef in that. the president and his daughter decided over the online contest and people vote offed which turkey would get the official pardon and don't worry both turkeys are save. now -- saved. >> now they took part in the official give being back and they helped out at a food bank. the president and the first lady passed out bags of food and they were joined by the mission continues, it is a veterans organization. >>> 517 is the time -- 5:17 is the time, sal castaneda is home for the holidays and there are still some cars out on the road and we want to take you live to the bay bridge toll plaza and we have just a few cars and we will keep an eye on that as some cars are headed out to shop. san francisco is moving a long well and plenty of cars out there no big prob
if it stay as win. and it takes attention off the the obama care web site. >> thank you. we'll talk to you next hour. we'll be right back. so tried dd lasteeke. it reay ma theiffence beeen a morning arou theouse d geing little exeise. beeen a morning arou theohi-ya! and triea bang css. beeen a morning one ekencan make all e dierence.unke the bar, pendivesou the condence ofew f-flex® ptection. i's a sm. 'our st protection. with fresamp atdepend.com takeour ekend on >>> we have the possibility of rain in the bay area but people are gearing up for sleet, snow and freezing rain as the storm moves east. the treacherous conditions could affect people traveling their thanksgiving destination. >> the storm may create problems all the way to the atlantic. >> i hope it will be gone soon. >> reporter: rain will stretch from texas to georgia and the carolinas, including sleet and snow. and by tuesday, the rain will reach the midatlantic states. forecasters are waiting to see if it will be severe or just annoying. and snow is making its way across texas and new mexico and ice covered roads and bridges
. >> everybody's watching. thank you. >>> president obama is in the west this morning. his trip includes politics and four fund-raisers today. last night he attended two events in seattle for the democratic party. this morning the president heads to san francisco where he will deliver a speech pushing immigration reform. and tonight he will travel to los angeles to raise more money. tomorrow the president visits the dreamworks talk about his economic agenda. >>> miley cyrus has a lot of people talking this morning after her latest performance. in los angeles last night, she closed the american music awards by singing "wrecking bam." a giant kitten lip synced behind her. justin timberlake won three awards including pop rock male artist. >> i didn't understand the cat but we're talking about it. taylor swift landed the most awards with four. the fans voted her artist of the year. >> this value dates that if you voted for this that we are heart broken the same way and we fall in love the same way and we are happy the same way. and the fact that you would listen to my music
the southbound direction to highway 24. eric and kristen? >> thank you, this morning, the obama administration officials say they are on track to meeting the president's goal of having the troubled health care website working for the vast majority of users by the end of the month. officials say the teamworking on healthcare.gov has increased the fed capacity and will not be bug free on november 30th but a senior administration official says compared to where it was october 1st, it will be much improved. >> government study offers a new theory why the whooping cough vaccine doesn't seem to be, working as well as expected. while the shot could keep people from getting sick it doesn't prevent them from spreading the germ. it is a highly contagious disease mostly dangerous to children. last year was the worst year for whooping cough in six decades. studies have suggested a newer version of the vaccine doesn't last as long as the old version. >> scientists and wondered what keeps a man from straying with a stranger. researchers may have a school in a more monroe leased during intimacy. when men wer
obama says americans have much to be thankful for, in the holiday weekly address he gave thanks to members of the military and their families for their sacrifices. the president has kind words for those would work to make america more compassionate place. >> five, the big balloons are soaring as the macy's thanksgiving day parade makes its way law the streets of new york city on a cold and chilly morning. there were concerns whether the wind would keep the balloons grounded but it is going off without a hitch. >> lake tahoe is beautiful, very cloudy, but no snow. at home, it will be partly to mostly cloudy skies with the sun coming out later today starting off chilly. by dinner time, mid-60's with a cool down this evening. >> the bay bridge toll plaza and a great day to travel at holiday light with no traffic on the bay bridge toll plaza with a problem, though, eastbound highway 4 a crash involving four vehicles on the curve so be very careful. >> we continue now online and twitter and facebook and all your mobile devices. see you in 25 minutes. >>> good morning, america. and a
. >>> in his speech yesterday, president obama also took time to thank american troops for their service. thousands of u.s. military members are celebrating thanksgiving far from home. troops stationed in afghanistan lined up for a traditional feast at the airport in kabul. they sat down for lunch of turkey and all the fixings. more than 40,000 americans are still serving in afghanistan. >>> a tiny business in a small alabama town made more than 500 thanksgiving pies this week. the owner has done so much more than that. as mark strassmann reports, residents are thankful for this nonstop entrepreneur. >> reporter: pam roe into greensboro when it was on life support. even the catfish moved on. >> 70% of the businesses downtown were vacate or abandoned. >> but she has a special gift using whatever is lying around to build possibility. so, this is bamboo. >> this is an engineered bamboo tube lined with carbon fiber. >> reporter: wild bamboo was a local nuisance. and this stuff grows all over. >> everywhere. and it turns out it's great for building bikes. >> reporter:
. >>> president obama expressed his gratitude for the men and women serving our country and thanked those for who helped others here at home. >> we give thanks to those making thunited states a better thanksgiving -- making the united states a better nation. that generosity is a central part of our american character. >> several were angry he didn't mention god in his remarks. >> because of the bravery of our troops and their willingness to endure hardships we are able to be at home with our families. >> he delivered the republican thanksgiving address focusing on gratitude for the military. >>> troops in afghanistan are celebrating in the middle of a war zone. they had a chance to have a taste of home with all the tixings. 47 -- fixings. 47,000 troops are in afghanistan but many will go home soon. >>> a walk on the beach or the red woods are many ways people started this thanksgiving day. many thankful for their county, their health and their family. >> brian: sunshine dripped through the trees providing a reflection on a day many do just that. >> we are thankful for family, health, to walk thro
, ktvu channel 2 news. >> thank you. >>> president obama's visit to the bay area comes as his approval ratings are falling dramatically. on the president's last visit to the area, on june 6th, gallup tracked the approval rating at 62% and disapproval at 32%. by last friday, it was almost the reverse. his approval rating was 39% but disapproval rating, 54%. >> president obama hoped to meet batkid but apparently the superhero has a very busy schedule. he was among the many people who cheered on miles scott during his make a wish day here. but the batkid is not available because he's scheduled to been a national television show. now, ktvu will have full coverage of president obama's visit on the channel 2 news at noon. you can get updates on our facebook, twitter pages and on mobile ktvu.com. >>> in other news -- a woman is in critical condition after she jumped from the third deck of the oakland coliseum yesterday. it happened just as thousands of fans were leaving the raiders' game. ktvu's tara moriarty joining us live from the coliseum to tell us about the good samaritan. >> reporter:
.s. help getting peace talks with the taliban rolling. charlie, norah? >> all right, elizabeth. thank you. >>> president president obama is in southern california this morning. he'll visit dreamworks and talk about the economy. he was interrupted by a heckler during his remarks on immigration reform pap member of the audience spoke up in the middle of the president's speech. hung is an undocumented south korean immigrant who attends uc, berkeley. he challenged the president's deportation policy. >> that's why we're here. >> p pl president, please use your executive order to halt deportation for all immigrants in this country right now. >> what we're -- >> please. you have power to stop deportation for all. >> actually i don't, and that's why we here here. >> i need your help. >> stop deportation! stop deportation! >> secret service agents were seen getting ready to remove protesters but president obama called them off. >> you guys don't need to go. let me finish. no, no, no. he can stay there. i respect the passion of these young people because they feel deeply about the concerns for thei
. >> it is a big weekend for obama care. no question. david kerley, thank you. >>> we're getting some amazing, new pictures of the moment a tornado touched down and ripped apart a middle school in indiana. look at this. surveillance cameras capturing the scene in the gym and the hallways. president obama has freed up more federal dollars for families who lost their homes in last week's tornado outbreak across the midwest. the pictures, incredible this morning. >>> new concerns this morning about brazil's readiness to host next year's world cup after a section of the main stadium collapsed, killing two workers. construction was nearly complete when a crane crashed on to a 500-ton metal structure, which then tore through an outer wall. >>> a judge has approved the merger of american airlines and u.s. airways. the combined carrier, which will be the largest in the world, will keep the american airlines name. but the two will operate separately for about one more year. >>> overnight, we've been tracking some news from outer space. the so-called comet of the century has now reached the sun, traveling a
's signal issues, that's your latest, back to you guys. >> liz thanks. >>> 6:02. happening today air force one will touchdown at sfo this morning as president obama makes a quick trip to the bay area and kpix 5 is live in chinatown now where the president will try to put the focus on immigration this morning. good morning, kate. >> reporter: good morning, frank. we're live at the betty ong recreation center where the president is expected to make remarks on immigration reform not to mention tap into the bay areas atm, but some of his supporters are not too excited to dig deep in their pockets. a steady stream of supporters line up 24 hours early for a chance to hear president obama speak. the presidents bay area public appearance is at the betty ong recreation center in chinatown today. the president will use this neighborhood of immigrants as a back drop for his renewed push on immigration reform. josh wolf says the chinatown location is perfect. >> our country is really built on immigrants and everyone's story is an immigrant story. >> it's a quick visit but some political pundants say i
president obama and the young crusader. >> you are big when you have to say "no" to the president. >> thanks for joining us at 6:00. >> i am sure the president used a b
are still in the clear. that's your latest traffic, back to you guys. >> elizabeth thank you. new this morning only four out of 10 americans say president obama can manage the federal government effectively. according to a new poll by cnn and orc international. the survey also shows 53% of americans believe that mr. obama is not honest and trustworthy. the shakey obamacare rollout is mostly responsible for those poll numbers but the president hopes to turn the tide by focusing on immigration. kpix5 is live in san francisco teen chinatown where president obama gives a speech on the issue. >> reporter: you're right, michelle. the president is expected to make remarks on immigration reform and pick up democratic campaign cash while in the bay area but some of his supporters say they aren't too excited to dig deep in their pockets. a steady stream of supporters line up 24 hours early for a chance to hear president obama speak. the presidents bay area public appearance is at the betty ong recreation center in chinatown today. the president will use this neighborhood of immigrants as a
thank you. the woman is in the hospital. her name though has not been released. >>> president obama is in southern california right now. it's the final day of his three day west coast trip. his scheduled stops today include glendale at dreamworks animation where he's expected to promote the economic policies and also attend a fundraiser at the los angeles home of marta kaufman the creator of "friends." the reception in san francisco was not completely warm. >> what i'd like to do -- [ people chanting ] how about -- these guys don't need to go. >> an immigration activist heckled the president during his speech yesterday. 22-year-old ju hong a recent uc berkeley graduate is an undocumented immigrant from south korea. he told kpix 5's joel vasquez why he confronted the president. >> we'll strengthen our families and most importantly -- we will live up -- most importantly we will live up to our character as a nation. >> i said mr. president, i need your help. i cannot celebrate thanksgiving week with my family members because of my immigration status. i told him please, use your executi
. >> thank you. >> president obama was in los angeles yesterday touring dreamworks animation studio and he met steve martin and gjim parsons. they're working on an animated film. martin had the cold. that got in the way of a handshake with the president. not even a fist bump. so instead helenes in for the elbow bump. >> what's that. >> i have a cold. >> how about a -- >> yeah, that's okay. >> howie mandell does that all the time. >> steve martin later tweeted i hope my elbow bump with president obama does not cause an international incident or hinder iran talks. >> that's not a new thing. >> boom. >> i don't know if it's going to replace the handshake. >> no. >> but it's a good alternative if you're worried about germs. >> diseases. >> you took it to a new level. >> that's a whole different thing. >> where are you hanging out. >> kanye west again. >> the gift that keeps giving. >> he has now compared to his love story with kim kardashian to that of romeo and juliet. >> no. >> he did it here on hot 97 in new york. >> i knew that i wanted this family and with her. i felt like our love story
. appreciate it. >> kate? >> willie, thanks. >>> the holidays are over and for the obama administration that means it's time to produce results on the troubled health care website. kristen welker has more on that front morning. kristen, good morning. >> kate, good morning to you. >> reporter: the obama administration says the tech experts have been working 24/7 to get the site running smoothly for most americans by tomorrow but they're also trying to downplay expectations. they say this won't be a magical date or a relaunch. according to analysts, though, the president's credibility is on the line. it's crunch time for the obama administration and with the president's poll numbers at record lows, the stakes for vastly improving the health care website by saturday couldn't be higher. >> they have got to come through with a pretty successful completion of a lot of the glitches supposedly they have been working on. >> reporter: the administration says over the past month, tech experts have made hundreds of improvements to healthcare.gov, decreasing error rates and increasing it's speed and
for the inland spots by wednesday and thursday night. marty? >> thank you. >>> well a moment of truth is drawing near for the affordable care act website. the obama administrations deadline to get healthcare.gov working is today. we have this update. >> reporter: whitherring criticism of the initial rollout of healthcare.gov has intensified the pressure on the administration to get this right for saturday. the white house hopes it can do that at least for the vast majority of users. >> and this website is going to get fixed. >> healthcare.gov opened for business october 1 and its been a disastrous two months. the site crashed, unable to cope with people trying to sign up. small businesses still won't be able to use the site for another year. insurance industry insiders tell cnn some customers personal data is getting mangled or even lost. the white house says the site will be able to handle 50,000 users at one-time, but they admit there will be times after saturday when healthcare.gov does not function properly and they are bracing for another huge surge in volume that could force people into vi
but chile george thanks. a live look. you can see we don't expect any weather-related delays so for air force one to arrive this morning carrying president obama from seattle it should be fine. clear conditions to make that landing. but a chilly start. dry and mild for the next couple of days wednesday increase in clouds. possibility of some light rain tracking on thanksgiving day the best would be along of the coast area south of san francisco. temperatures right now, we have some 30 including oakland and 39. 38 for san mateo. kids will need a scarf and a nice jackets. here at the freezing mark and vallejo. at 36 naso 34 santa rosa. here's our satellite and radar picture. called on tuesday and wednesday and chance for some rain around here. i have more details on your forecast. we're back after this break. seven twenties five. the dow was up 25 points. we saw the futures were rising on the head of the groundbreaking deal. we do have that working with us today. if the dow is up over 16,000 and trading at 16,091. apple has acquired israel based motion technology company prime since the s
on tomorrow. ♪ >>> good morning, everybody. thank you very much for joining us. i'm jon kelley. >> and i'm marla tellez. president obama is now in the bay area. he landed at sfo literally in the last few minutes. we're live in san francisco where the president is set to talk about immigration. bob, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. he is en route to our location right now. you can see here at the intersection of washington and mason where secret service has shut down this area, surrounding the recreation center. this is in chinatown. the president will be speaking here. they have allowed a small group of people into the area, so they can
. >> all right, guys. thanks so much. >> thank you. >> be tough to top that greeting from afghanistan but we'll try this morning. >>> we have new developments on the troubled health care rollout. meanwhile, kate snow is here with that. >> the obama administration has said it will have the troubled obama care website working for most americans by the end of the month. but this morning there's another huge setback affecting small businesses. nbc white house correspondent kristen welker is at the white house with the latest this morning. kristen, good morning. >> reporter: kate, good morning to you. tech experts are working through this holiday weekend to make sure the website is running smoothly by the end of saturday, but on wednesday, as you say, there was more bad news. the administration announced small businesses, those with 50 employees or fewer, won't be able to enroll in health care through healthcare.gov for another year. those businesses will still be able to sign up as they currently do through an agent or a broker. now, the administration says the move is necessary so that t
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